Dr. Ralph Parker, MD

Dr. Ralph Parker, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. Ralph Parker, MD is a general surgery specialist in Flower Mound, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1990 and specializes in general surgery.Read his story

4370 Medical Arts Dr Ste 200

Flower Mound, TX 75028

Contact Information

(972) 874-3400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Parker performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Cholecystitis and Gallstones
very high
more than 97% of peers
Inguinal Hernia
very high
more than 95% of peers
Umbilical Hernia
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Parker's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Parker's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Parker "Dr. Parker was born and raised in Dallas, Texas and has practiced in the Dallas area since completing his residency training in 1995. While at St. Paul Medical Center in Dallas, he enjoyed teaching surgical residents from St. Paul and Parkland. He was the general surgeon for the Dallas Mavericks and the FC Dallas Soccer Club for many years. He has served in leadership roles at multiple hospitals and was the Chairman of the Department of Surgery for 5 years at Presbyterian Hospital of Flower Mound and is the current Chief of Staff."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Parker "Our primary goal is to provide our patients with prompt, courteous and professional care. We strive to make sure we spend enough time with every patient to be certain they understand their condition and their options."

1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

37  Conditions Treated

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57  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Southern Methodist
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • St Paul Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • St Paul Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Texas Monthly Super Doctors, Multiple y
Media & Publications

Dr. Parker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Parker's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Parker to family and friends
38 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (34)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Parker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Parker Says:
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Most patients are seen within 5-10 minutes of their scheduled appointment times. Longer wait times are usually the result of not having completed the necessary forms prior to the visit. These forms are available on our website. --Office Manager

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Patient Comments (23)

Everything was excellent !!!!!!
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Dr. Parker fixed my sports hernia. The pain is completely gone.
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Dr. Parker did an excellent job and my hernia surgery. He started on time, ended when he promised. He explained everything to me upfront in simple detail. His staff did an outstanding job the few times I talk to him to set appointments they were Johnny on the spot. And the Las Colinas surgical...more
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My husband had an inguinal hernia surgery in the past 2 yrs. and Dr. Parker was the surgeon. He used the DaVinci Robot and performed laproscopic surgery to repair his hernia. My husband has never been the same since that surgery! He can't even return to work! He can't sit for more than 5...more
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I have nothing but 'Five Star ' ratings for my recent surgical experience with Dr.Ralph Parker and his staff. I couldn't have scripted a better surgical and recovery timeline,which was textbook perfect for me. I would highly recommend Dr.Parker to care for any of my family and friend's surgical...more
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